TeleMasters Holdings: Brandon Topham
Brandon Topham has been the Executive Financial Director of TeleMasters Holdings since 1 March 2018.
Brandon Topham is a Chartered Accountant (SA) and Lawyer. He also serves as a Member of Parliament. He has a wide range of experience with businesses and was active in local government as a City Councillor from 2006 to 2015. He sits on various company boards in both Executive and Non-Executive role and plays a specific role on the audit committees and on company strategy. He has received the designation of CD(SA) by the Institute of Directors. He has a B.Compt Honours from UNISA. He was CFO of TeleMasters Holdings from 2006 to 2017. He was appointed Executive Financial Director in March 2018.
2018 – Present Executive Financial Director, TeleMasters Holdings Ltd
2017 – Present Non-Executive Director, TeleMasters Holdings Ltd
2015 – Present Member of Parliament, Parliament of RSA
2013 – 2015 Financial Director, Tau Mining
2012 – 2016 Director, TAG Plastics
2011 – 2014 Chief Executive Officer, TAG Employee Fund Administrators
2011 – 2013 Non-Executive Director, Chairman of Audit Committee, 1Time Holdings Ltd
2011 – 2013 Trustee, Chairman for the Fund, PPS Retirement Annuity Fund
2010 – Present Non-Executive Director, Chairman of Audit Committee, Ecsponent Holdings Ltd
2009 – Present Managing Director, TAF Business Advisors Ltd
2009 – 2011 Chairman, Gauteng North Region, Democratic Alliance
2007 – Present Non-Executive Director, Chairman of the Board, SEESA (Pty) Ltd
2007 – Present Non-Executive Trustee, Director of Subsidiary, PPS Holdings Trust
2007 – 2013 Trustee, PPS Beneficiaries Trust
2007 – 2011 Director, Girls Best Friend
2006 – 2017 Chief Financial Officer, TeleMasters Holdings Ltd
2006 – 2015 City Councillor, Tshwane Metropolitan Council
2006 – 2010 Ad-Hoc Inspector of Financial Institutions, Financial Services Board
2005 – Present Proprietor, Brandon Tropham Attorneys
2004 – Present Managing Director, TAG Consulting
2004 – 2008 Financial Director, Company Secretary, Breform Ltd
2003 – 2007 Non-Executive Director, 1Time Airline
2001 – 2005 Director, Paris Incorporated Attorneys
2000 – 2000 Manager: Deloitte Forensic Services, Deloitte
1999 – 2004 Director, TAG Chartered Accountants Inc
1998 – 1999 Candidate Attorney, Malan & van Wyk Attorneys
1991 – 1995 Trainee Accountant, Audit Manager, BDO Spencer Steward (SA)
1990 – 2004 B.Compt Hons, B.Proc, Post Graduation Certificate in Advanced Taxation, LLM, CTA, Accounting, Auditing, Tax, Law, UNISA
1982 – 1988 Matric, Hillview High
About TeleMasters Holdings Ltd: TeleMasters has over 20 years in the telecommunications services industry and listed on JSE on 12 March 2007. TeleMasters delivers full telecommunication connectivity voice services across South Africa to SMEs and enterprise clients. They acquired full ICASA, ECS and ECNS telecommunication licenses and carry all types to all destinations.
They also offer an internationally acclaimed hosted PBX solution that replaces on-site legacy PBX equipment. Their services also encompass a partnership with specialist utility auditors Expectra, which audit telecommunication misuse and inefficiencies.
TeleMasters reported a revenue of R120.628 million in 2017.